Re;ACT - The Arts of War

A project in Atlanta, GA by Brother Ming Games

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Play as an artist with magic powers in this 1 vs 1 dueling game built around effect chains
Backers: 1731
Average Pledge Per Backer: $113

Funded: $195,253 of $20,000
Dates: Nov 29th -> Dec 28th (29 days)
Project By: Brother Ming Games
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Latest News


December 27th - via:
THANK YOU FOR MAKING THIS PROJECT SUCH A SUCCESS ALREADY! It's the last 24 hours!!! Lets make it count! All social goals have been unlocked!! That means all games will have increased tuckbox and token thickness, plus all boxes will get that special... (Read More)

FREE Character stretch goal unlocked!!!

December 22nd - via:
The DJ has been unlocked!!! wickedalucard designed the DJ over 4 years ago as my first ever OC, so she's got a very special place in my heart THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR YOUR SUPPORT! It's so exciting to have reached what we thought was essentially a... (Read More)

DELUXE ED COVER ART REVEAL! (And social goals with rewards!)

December 20th - via:
Illustrated by the absolutely incredible loxtix! So excited to share with you this absolutely GORGEOUS print that will be used to make the KS Exclusive Deluxe Edition box! This piece will also be printed as a 12 x 18 poster and included in all... (Read More)

Vote on 220k Stretch goal (10th Character)!

December 15th - via:
HELP US UNLOCK DJ!!! My oc "The DJ" drawn by Gnrtnmart! Re;ACT's art team will be re-imagining DJ for Re;ACT. If we can unlock DJ by next week, it should help set us up for a tremendous finish! When the project followers come back during the last 48... (Read More)

Balance updates and Playtesting Info

December 14th - via:
Thank you for playing Re;ACT! After doing a lot of internal playtesting and observing playtest sessions with new players, we've decided to make a few balance changes! Calligrapher, Sculptor, and Tagger are not changing. Dancer is getting a slight... (Read More)


December 13th - via:
I'm excited to announce Spiral Galaxy Games will be our fulfillment partner to the EU, UK, and AUS! Our Jumbo Tuck Boxes shown at Pax Unplugged! After doing a lot of research and speaking with other publishers throughout Pax Unplugged and beyond, I... (Read More)

Yu-Gi-Oh! meets Summoner Wars in TCG-inspired two-player board game Re;Act - here’s a first look! (Sponsored)

December 13th - via:
Inspired by trading card games like Magic: The Gathering and Yu-Gi-Oh! and grid-based combat games like Summoner Wars and Duelyst, Re;Act sees two combatants mix the one-upmanship of the TCG ‘chain’ with tactical placement and flanking. (Read More)

Plans for Tournaments with Prizes and KS Playmat decided!

December 10th - via:
THE VOTES HAVE BEEN COUNTED! After after what seemed like an early lead for Design C, B ended up winning the race in the end. With that, Design B will be fleshed out and turned into a Kickstarter Exclusive playmat and will be included with all Deluxe... (Read More)

PaxU Pinny Arcade Pins on Etsy Now! (Backers Only Discount)

December 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

100K!!!!! Please vote on the 2-player playmat design!!!

December 6th - via:
WE HAVE CROSSED THE 6 FIGURE MARK!!! Thank you all SOOO much, this is absolutely insane for us!!! We are SO excited to create an Kickstarter exclusive play-mat design for all of our Deluxe and Collector's edition backers! To clear up any confusion,... (Read More)

Double Duty Weekend - Visit us at Anime Frontier Table 1616 Too!

December 2nd - via:
If you're down near Anime Frontier, we're all set up for demos there too!  Stop by booth 1616 for a demo or just to talk, and  commemorate the successful launch week with some stickers! And show us you backed the kickstarter to grab one of these... (Read More)

Free Pinny Arcade Pins at Pax U 4031!

December 2nd - via:
We are all set and ready to Pax Unplugged!!!  Swing by booth 4031 and grab a free Pinny Arcade pin of our Dancing Fish by showing us you've backed our kickstarter! We'll be running demos of Re;ACT all weekend long so come say hi, play the game in... (Read More)


November 30th - via:
WOW WOW WOW Seriously ya'll, this is simply blowing all of our expectations out of the water. We are so excited that people love the vibe our Re;ACT!!! Full disclaimer, before we launched, I only decided last minute to include the 150k stretch goal... (Read More)

MBT will stream Re;ACT tonight @ 9pm EST!

November 30th - via:
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR 50K!!! I genuinely cannot understate just how thankful we all are for everyone's support. This project has FAR exceeded our expectations already.  Tonight at 9pm EST, The Co-Designer of Re;ACT Eric Zeringue will be joining... (Read More)


November 29th - via:
Thank you all so much!!! If you use BGG, give us a thumbs up on the Pax U Preview list! Art by Rice (@sorryoutofrice) I cannot believe that we have already funded. It is SUCH a massive relief to see that this is a game that people are excited for and... (Read More)

Artsy two-player board game Re;Act is part Splatoon, part Magic: The Gathering

November 29th - via:
Re;Act: The Arts of War comes from designer Chris Lin, who melds the card game duelling of MTG with a grid board on which the players control standees representing two clashing artists and their minions. Each character has a set of unique moves, which can be activated by exhausting their standees on the board and/or playing cards from their personalised deck of actions. (Read More)

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